Monday, 30 June 2014

July Free Commission Draw - Please Share

July Free Commission Draw - Please Share
In conjunction with the Cambridge Surreal Show going on I'm running a Free Commission Draw for the month on July. With the purchase of any original piece, a print or related product you enter a draw to win one fully rendered graphite 11"x14" commission drawing (your choice of subject matter, value $3-400). You can get in touch with me here or at to order.
*one entry per purchase, contest runs July 1st - 31st.

Friday, 27 June 2014

Surreal Show ready to go

Here is a sneak peak of the show (installation 90% there). Thanks to the staff at the Centre of the Arts for doing a great job. Install should be done today and open to the public. If you have any questions or inquiries about the show or a piece you can get in touch with the facility, myself, Sean Chappell or Robin Crank, we'd be happy to help. Here's all the pertinent info:

The Cambridge Centre for the Arts is located in downtown Cambridge, Ontario, as part of the Civic Square. Located at 60 Dickson Street, N1R 8N1 with the main entrance accessible from Cambridge City Hall located at the corner of Cambridge and Thorne Streets. Free 2 hour parking is available in the City Hall parking lot as well as, the Wellington Street lot at the corner of Dickson and Wellington Streets.
Regular Hours (September to June)
Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday Closed
Summer Hours (July & August)
Monday, Tues, Thurs, Fri, 8:30am-4pm, Wednesday 8:30am-9pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday
Closed all statutory holidays

519-740-4681 ext 4376

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Pieces Delivered for the Cambridge Centre of the Arts Show, Opens June 27th

Everything dropped off safe and sound this morning at the Cambridge Centre of the Arts (house feels a bit empty). I finally got to see all of Robin Crank and Sean Chappell's work... fantastic. We've put together a collection of 47 pieces and I'm excited to see everything hung on Friday. The soft opening is Friday and the event night is July 4th, 7-9 PM.

Monday, 23 June 2014

All Ready for the Gallery Show

Everything polished, varnished, framed and spit shined for the gallery drop off tomorrow. Show opens Thursday at the Cambridge Centre of the Arts (Cambridge ON CAN)

Saturday, 21 June 2014

John Deere - Premier Elmira Grand Opening

Public Grand Opening for the new John Deere - Premier Dealership in Elmira ON. 
I'm very grateful to the staff and management for selecting me to do a painting in honour of the occasion. It was a wonderful crowd this morning and they have distributed over 1500 prints of the painting over the last 2 days (WOW!!!!) The event runs until 3 PM today so if you get a chance stop in.

Monday, 16 June 2014

Framing, Wiring and the Kitchen Sink

Finished up all the major prep work (framing, matting and wiring) on all the pieces for the upcoming Surreal Show at the Cambridge Arts Centre (June 26th-July 26th, opening July 4th 7-9). Nice having everything done and a week to spare before the installation. Here's a quick sneak peak of everything ready to go.

Saturday, 14 June 2014

7 Silhouette

7 Silhouette
20"x24", graphite, white chalk and acrylic on toned paper
Just wrapped up this steampunk girl commission for a client. She wanted a combination of some chakra imagery combined with a traditional steampunk theme. I added the gun and dove to do a ying yang balance, really pleased with the results and a happy client.

private collection, Phoenix, Arizona

Monday, 9 June 2014

Surreal Cambridge Art Centre Group (Brent Schreiber, Sean Chappell, Robin Crank) Show June 26th-July 26th

I'm very pleased to be participating in a three person surreal exhibition at the Cambridge Art Centre (Cambridge ON) along with Robin Crank and Sean Chappell. The show starts June 26th and runs through July 26th 2014. The opening reception is July 4th. I will have 14 pieces (new and existing) on display along with the fantastic work of both Sean and Robin. All pieces are available before and through the show. The venue's address is 60 Dickson Street, Cambridge ON. I will post more information as the event gets closer and I hope you get a chance to stop in and support our local art community.

Thursday, 5 June 2014

Black Mask graphite portrait

Black Mask
14"x11", graphite and white chalk on toned paper
Here's the last small drawing for the Cambridge gallery show, time to get going on a couple of new commission pieces.

Monday, 2 June 2014

Another Drawing for the Cambridge Surreal Show

What Lurks
14"x11", graphite on toned paper
Another small drawing for the upcoming Cambridge Surreal Show. All three artists (myself, Sean and Robin) will have work in a variety of mediums, sizes and prices so wether you are a veteran or a newbie there will be something for every collector.